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People on bridge despite road closed to Wooden bridge in Dollymount, ahead of Hurricane Ophelia hitting Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Hurricane Ophelia has caused widespread disruption on the country’s roads, with fallen trees making many impassable. A Roadwatch has released a list (...)

Advertising hoarding is ripped off during Storm Ophelia near Kent Station in Cork city. Photograph: Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision

Schull-based Independent Cork South-West TD Michael Collins was one of the many public representatives up early on Monday in anticipation of a long da(...)

Minister of State for Housing, Eoghan Murphy, has called all 31 of the Republic’s local authority leaders to an “emergency summit on housing and homelessness” next month

Ireland’s ongoing crisis with affordable housing gets plenty of airing in the papers with the head of the Housing Agency telling the Sunday Business P(...)

Paddy McCann, president of the IPU outside the constituency office of Taoiseach Enda Kenny in Castlebar on April 11th protesting against post office closures. Photograph: Keith Heneghan/Phocus

Located between the display of Marie Claire tights and the hot food counter, Michael Healy-Rae’s post office in the Mace shop in Kilgarvan, Co Kerry i(...)

What happens when your rent is raised a couple of hundred quid a month? There is no buffer. Photograph: Susana Vera/Reuters

As I watched the details of last week’s budget announcements unfold, I waited to see whether, given the housing crisis the country is in, something wo(...)

August Bank Holiday in Killarney and the place is chock-a-block. Queues are ubiquitous and a monumental traffic snarl-up snakes out to Muckross. Happy(...)

Village TD Michael Healy-Rae, the country’s poll topper in the last general election, was praised for helping to sort everything out. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

An application for a liquor licence to sell alcohol in a tent on land behind a pub in Kilgarvan, Co Kerry, was heard at a special sitting of the Distr(...)

Family business: Danny Healy-Rae at Rae’s bar in Kilgarvan. Photograph: Paulo Nunes dos Santos/NYT

The home village A sign outside one of the three pubs in the Co Kerry village of Kilgarvan promises Ireland’s first round pool table. And O’Reilly’(...)

Independent TD Michael Healy-Rae suffered fractured ribs in an indecent with a cow on his farm in Co Kerry on Sunday evening. Photograph: Dara MacDonaill/The Irish Times

Independent TD Michael Healy-Rae is being released from hospital after sustaining injuries including fractured ribs in an attack by a cow on his farm (...)

Gino Kenny TD of AAA-PBP and his mother Marie arrive for the 32nd Dáil at Leinster House, Dublin. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

For all the good wishes, optimism and smiles, a strange undercurrent of uncertainty made for an edgy first day in the 32nd Dáil. Perhaps, for the ne(...)

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